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Old 09-20-2010, 09:44 AM
02maz 02maz is offline
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Default Thermometer sensor

I recently bought a digital thermometer for my truck but I don't know where to put the sensor. I tried putting it in the door jam like the directions said and then I tried putting it between the bed and the cab but it always heats up once I start driving.

Any suggestions on where to put the sensor so it won't heat up?
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Old 09-20-2010, 11:05 AM
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Default Re: Thermometer sensor

It has to be outside for it to be accurate.
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Old 09-21-2010, 08:38 AM
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Default Re: Thermometer sensor

Put it on the front bumper. My old ute had one behind the license plate.
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